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Anderson University South Carolina School of the Arts BFA Graphic Design

South Carolina School of the Arts Launching New B.F.A. in Graphic Design

The South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University anticipates launching a new Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design in fall of 2020. The degree is currently moving through the accreditation process,...

Anderson University Dr. David Sollish

Dr. David Sollish Named New Musical Theatre Professor

Dr. David Sollish recently stepped onto center stage at Anderson University.  In August, Dr. Sollish became the newest professor of the South Carolina School of the Arts’ Musical Theatre program. Dr. Sollish bring...

South Carolina School of the Arts

Murder Mystery Musical Coming to Stage in October

Curtains, a murder mystery musical, is coming to the South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University in October. Anderson theatre students play the part of a 1959 cast at a Boston theater. As the actors an...

Anderson University Kat Bates

Theatre Student Shines in Summer Production of Romeo and Juliet

Kat Bates, a sophomore Theatre Design major with a marketing minor, has been building her professional portfolio since high school. She arrived at Anderson University last year with several theatrical productions behin...

Anderson University Griffin Lewis NATS

Lewis is Latest AU NATS Winner

Griffin Lewis, a Music Education major in the South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University, won a share of first place in the 2019 National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) National Student Auditions...

Anderson University Great Expectations South Carolina School of the Arts

Performances of Great Expectations Begins April 10

The South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University is producing “Great Expectations,” a play that leads audiences through a journey of its characters’ trials and victories.  Based on Charles Dickens’ cl...

Anderson University NATS

Vocal music students continue AU's legacy of NATS success

Students at the South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University recently took the stage with outstanding vocal performances at two separate South Carolina National Association of Teachers Singing (NATS) audition...

Anderson University South Carolina School of the Arts Theatre Department She Loves Me Deborah McEniry

Production Marks Theatre Chair's Final Act

In February, Anderson University’s Belk Theater transformed into a little Hungarian town, the site of a quirky love story circa 1930.  And it was Dr. Deborah McEniry, chair of the Theatre Department at the South...

Anderson University Summer Repertory Theatre 2018

Summer Repertory Theatre Returns for 2018 Season

It’s a rite of passage during these sun-drenched May days, the end of the school year right around the corner: thousands of kids, marking the days off a calendar and looking ahead to summer. The beach. Camping. Marathon...

Malek McDuffie NATS Anderson University

Malek McDuffie's Talent -- and Hard Work -- Leads to NATS Success

In Malek McDuffie’s family, and in the church of his youth, singing wasn’t really an option. The Bible says, “make a joyful noise,” so whether you are talented isn’t the point. Everyone sings.  Eventually, of cou...

Othello 2020

AU Production of Othello a Poignant Reminder of Society's Ills

Sadly, the evils of racism, the injustice of victim-blaming and the difficulty of seeing the world through others’ eyes are not uncommon to the human experience. Case in point: William Shakespeare’s tragedy Othello, w...

magi

AU’s MAGI project bearing gifts of comfort – and joy

Quentin arrived at his elementary school one morning wearing a grown-man’s jeans, cinched tight with a belt, their frayed edges peeking beneath his worn T-shirt. He wore no socks, his ankles bitten by the winter cold. H...

4 AU students reach nationals in vocal competition

Four AU students reach nationals in vocal competition

The National Association of Teachers of Singing National Student Auditions (NSA) Semi-Finalists were recently announced. Four South Carolina School of the Arts students qualified for the NSA through their success at stat...

AU Summer Rep theatre returns for fifth year

AU Summer Rep Theatre returns for fifth year

The South Carolina School of the Arts, at Anderson University, is giving 19 high school students the chance to hone their theatre skills and earn college credit with “AU Rep,” a summer repertory theatre experience intend...

ADDY Awards

AU graphic design students earn district ADDYs

Anderson University graphic design students earned a record 7 Student American Advertising Awards (formerly known as ADDY Awards) in district competition. District 3 includes the Carolinas and Virginia. Anderson students...

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